Matt Garza 'OK' after throwing

Updated: February 28, 2013, 4:02 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza said he felt "OK" after throwing from 60 feet on Thursday as he recovers from a strained left lat.

"It was nerve-racking, but after I got done it was like a sigh of relief," Garza said. "Eleven days inside stinks.

"It is progress and I have been making a lot of progression, so I am pretty pumped."

When asked how many pitches he threw, Garza said: "I threw just enough. That's all I can tell you.

"I threw about 15 ...

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